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🙋Just another message for our Pagoda Writers🏯


Greetings to all Writers, Artists & Dreamers,

Our Pagoda Writers next gathering will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2022 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM at Barnes & Noble, Broadcasting Square Shopping Center, Wyomissing, Pa.

Our featured speaker is Dr. Santo D. Marabella, our very own local Practical Prof and retired professor of management at Moravian College and hosts the podcast “Office Hours with The Practical Prof… and Friends.” His latest book, “The Lessons of Caring” is written to inspire and support caregivers (available in paperback and eBook)

Brief Bio

Santo D. Marabella, MBA, DSW, The Practical Prof®, 2018 Reading Eagle Entertainment Newsmaker of the Year, is an author, playwright, filmmaker, speaker and educator who creates, produces and distributes “edu-tainment that makes a difference". He is author of two books: “The Lessons of Caring,” (2018) and, “The Practical Prof: Simple Lessons for Anyone Who Works,” (2014) and his newspaper column, Office Hours with The Practical Prof has appeared in the Reading Eagle’s Business Weekly since 2012. Marabella is a trainer for the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance since 2015. He is writer and producer of a musical, 3 short films and six plays; creator and writer of a TV pilot; producer of five short films and a TV pilot; and, director of more than 25 community theatre productions. His most recent project, THE CAREGIVER, is a short film about the challenges of caring for a loved one. Dr. Marabella is Professor Emeritus of Management, Moravian University; President, Marabella Entertainment & Education Enterprises LLC; co-founder and former Film Commissioner, ReadingFilm; Co-Founder and Past Chair, Greater Reading Alliance of Community Theatres. His professional memberships include The Lambs®, the Dramatists Guild of America, the Theatre Communications Group, the Academy of Management and the National Association of Social Workers. Dr. Marabella earned his DSW from the University of Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (1991); an MBA from St. Joseph’s University (1984); and, a BS in Business Administration from Villanova University (1982).

There is a limited number of chairs available in Barnes & Noble; feel free to bring a folding chair with you in the event we need additional chairs. Any questions, please text or call me.

Linda Marie (Thompson) Thomas aka L.T. James
Pagoda Writers
Volunteer Coordinator
Creative Life Consulting
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